Saturday, 20 July, 2019

Morgan and Finch's men ready for blockbuster semi-final

Root helped England to reach the World Twenty20 final in 2016 Root helped England to reach the World Twenty20 final in 2016
Sidney Guerrero | 11 July, 2019, 16:26

There they will meet either defending champions Australia or hosts England to decide the 2019 World Cup champion.

"Australia are a great team", he said. They've been there and done it before.

Reflecting on the first semi-final of the ongoing tournament, where New Zealand beat India by 18 runs, Boult praised MS Dhoni and Ravindra Jadeja for bringing the match very close towards the end. The amount of good faith and goodwill going around is fantastic, so we sense the support that's with us, but also the opportunity as well."The skipper heaped praise on pacer Chris Woakes, who has ten wickets to his name so far and took a brilliant catch against India."He's outstanding player".

"How we're feeling right now going into this semi-final, we'd have taken it at the start of the competition".

Satellite subscription host broadcaster Sky has said it will allow the final to be shown on free-to-air television in Britain - but only if England are involved in the showpiece match. He is averaging a tournament-high 91.33 at this World Cup and the way he judged the pace of the team's innings of 239-8 in testing circumstances and on a tricky pitch on Tuesday underlined his knowledge and class under pressure.

The Home of Cricket plays host for the enticing encounter that will hope to be rain-free under a cloudy and muggy forecast, flawless for those who like to swing the ball. "I try not to get too involved".

Asked what he expected to see on the faces of his players before their critical match, Morgan said: "I think excitement probably should be the dominant [emotion]". We have gone from strength to strength. But it just feels like we are back to the team that we are, yeah."Morgan stressed on the fact that England were, at one stage, staring down the barrel with the threat of elimination looming large".

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"The game of cricket is fickle in its nature especially when it comes to the white ball and Twenty20 and one-day cricket".

This will be a step up in intensity however for Handscomb, who has played 21 ODIs since making his debut in 2017.

"Matt bowled extremely well".

"We're always trying to get sides two or three down inside that first 10 overs. We could have got 360-370 against both New Zealand and India".

One consistently solid feature of the England squad is Joe Root.

Just over two weeks ago, it was Australia celebrating at Lord's as Jason Behrendorff and Mitchell Starc tore through England's batting order to seal victory despite Ben Stokes' valiant 89.

England are unlikely to make any changes to the winning combination.

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